Definition of ciggy in English:

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ciggy

Pronunciation: /ˈsɪɡi/

noun (plural ciggies)

informal
A cigarette.
Example sentences
  • If you smoke sixty ciggies a day and are ten stone overweight, don't tell your life insurer that you're a fit non-smoker.
  • It was like a really good party: everyone was mingling, dancing and smoking ciggies.
  • I haven't smoked anything for ages, and that includes ordinary ciggies.

Origin

1960s: abbreviation.

Words that rhyme with ciggy

piggy, spriggy

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: ciggy

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